With its four venom-laced fangs made of copper, this is one sea creature you definitely don't want to mess with.
A new study has suggested that this gruesome ritual could have been done, even during the time of the Vikings.
Forget Tinkerbell - the fairies of folklore in centuries past were nothing like those in today's stories.
A bizarre recording represents the first ever documented case of a duck being able to mimic human speech.
Fish physiologist Lucy Harding, and colleagues, have solved the mystery of why some fish are warm-blooded.
Blood samples from three coronavirus patients were stolen by a monkey in the city of Meerut earlier today.
Scientists working at a Ukranian research station have revealed that the nearby snow has turned an odd color.
A family who had been out grouse hunting in Canada recently recorded some truly blood-curdling sounds.
A 25-year-old woman who was using a common pain relief drug for toothache ended up with inky blue blood.
A blood-soaked effigy of the titular character from the movie 'It' is the last thing you want to find in your yard.
New research has added further credence to the idea that young blood can make older people healthier.
Scientists in Siberia have succeeded in retrieving blood from the well-preserved remains of an extinct horse.
An intriguing flash of light was captured on camera during the blood moon event that occurred last month.
A lunar eclipse with a rather unusual name will be visible in the Western Hemisphere on January 20th.
The highly ambitious Bloodhound SSC has now gone up for sale following a spate of financial difficulties.
An attempt to build the first car capable of exceeding 1,000mph has hit a major financial roadblock.
There is a growing body of evidence to suggest that young blood can help to treat age-related diseases.
Next month's spectacular blood moon will not bring about the end of days, despite the usual doom-mongering.
Palaeontologists have discovered prehistoric parasites that once fed on the blood of dinosaurs.
Known as Bloodhound, the supersonic racing car will attempt to break the land-speed record in October.